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  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • 'F' Force Survivors from the 'Death Railway'

    'F' Force Survivors from the 'Death Railway'

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15417 36

    A crowded, chaotic scene showing a flat, water-logged landscape with hills in the distance. In the foreground prisoners sit on the ground between stretchers holding sick or dead men. Standing amongst the prisoners are uniformed soldiers and men with Red...

  • Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    Appalling Conditions of Ammunition Trucks in which British and Allied POW's had to Travel

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 6032

    The ammunition carriage of a train enclosing a large and tightly-packed group of prisoners of war. The doorway of the carriage is on the left and various bits of equipment are suspended from the ceiling by a line across the carriage.

  • By Pass Le Deliverande: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    By Pass Le Deliverande: Series of sketches for work in IWM

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert

    Art.IWM ART LD 6251

    image: A road running through some trees with a house in the background.

  • Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    Journey by Train from Singapore to Thailand to the 'Rest Camp'

    (art) Made by: Rawlings, Leo

    Art.IWM ART LD 6031

    Open-topped train carriages containing prisoners-of-war, many of whom are holding out their arms for food from the people by the side of the railway, who are in the bottom left of the composition. A steam engine is directly behind the carriage to the...

  • Table Mountain; sunrise
'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    Table Mountain; sunrise 'Convoy' series, 1941 - 1942

    (art) Made by: Gross, Anthony 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2101

    image: The deck of a ship and men are looking out to the landscape of the sea and table mountain in the distance. Some men are still asleep on the floor or in hammocks.

  • Prisoners Working On A Cutting

    Prisoners Working On A Cutting

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 17098

    image: prisoners wearing only shorts and boots work with pickaxes on the cliff surface in between two rock walls. Further along the track similarly dressed men struggle to maneuver a boulder into a small wooden carriage, watched by uniformed guards.

  • In the Jungle - Prisoners Cutting Into the Mountain near Konyu, Thai-Burma Railway, June 1943

    In the Jungle - Prisoners Cutting Into the Mountain near Konyu, Thai-Burma Railway, June 1943

    (art) Made by: Searle, Ronald William Fordham 1943

    Art.IWM ART 15747 83

    image: A large team of Far East Prisoners of War work in a deep railway cutting through a mountain, using only picks and bare hands. A Japanese guard, armed with a large club, stands on the left watching. Three men in the foreground are picking up and...

  • In the Waggon Lines after a Sweet Refreshing Shower; "Hey! Come and dig us out of this sludge, will yer?"

    In the Waggon Lines after a Sweet Refreshing Shower; "Hey! Come and dig us out of this sludge, will yer?"

    (art) Made by: Bateman, Harry

    Art.IWM ART 6332

    image: A Tommy carrying a heavy sack and ankle deep in mud stands in the centre. Another figure in the distance wades towards a heavy wagon bogged down in the mud.

  • Mildmay Grove looking to the South West

    Mildmay Grove looking to the South West

    (art) Made by: Rimmington, Eric 1985

    Art.IWM ART 16802 7

    image: A view across a tree-lined road to a high wall bordering a railway cutting. The wall has grafitti on it which reads 'Nuclear state = Police state' followed by an anarchy symbol and then 'One World'. Behind the wall to the right...

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